Tag Archives: Downtown News

Coming Together to Help Find Employment for Winnipeg’s Homeless

NEWS RELEASE For immediate release September 21, 2017 COMING TOGETHER TO HELP FIND EMPLOYMENT FOR WINNIPEG’S HOMELESS The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and End Homelessness Winnipeg partner for the 6th annual CEO Sleepout WINNIPEG, MB – On October 26, 2017, CEOs …

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One Month to ManyFest: What You Can Look Forward To At Downtown’s Biggest Street Festival

Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries ManyFest is just one month away! Click here to learn about exciting highlights regarding the 2017 festival!

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Downtown Winnipeg BIZ Invests Almost $100,000 in Host It Funding for Downtown Events

Seven local festivals are receiving grants and funding to relocate, expand or create their event downtown.

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#BusIsBetter June 5-9!

The #BusIsBetter campaign returns June 5-9 with giveaways in the downtown, rewarding those who take transit during the Commuter Challenge.

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Safety & Outreach Teams Win Mayor’s BIZ Award

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ Safety & Outreach teams, the Watch and CHAT programs, were recently recognized at the Mayor’s BIZ Awards.

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Three Downtown Winnipeg Businesses Win Award

Congratulations to the three Downtown Winnipeg businesses who were just recognized for their design! Read on to discover who the winners are.

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6th ANNUAL CEO SLEEPOUT ANNOUNCED

Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and End Homelessness Winnipeg partner for the 6th Annual CEO Sleepout.

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2017 Chinatown Banner Design Revealed

MEDIA RELEASE  February 6, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2017 CHINATOWN BANNER DESIGN REVEALED Winnipeg, Manitoba – The Year of the Rooster will be as bold, bright and positive as the winning design in the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and Winnipeg Chinese Cultural …

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Over $150K in Grants Available Through Host It Downtown Events Program

In 2016, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ granted $48,000 to 21 local festivals and events. Applications are once again open for the BIZ’s Host It program.

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Snow Clearing on Sidewalks is a Top BIZ Priority

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ employs a team of 22 people and three snow plows to remove snow from downtown sidewalks, starting almost as soon as the snow starts falling!

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Coming Together to Help Find Employment for Winnipeg’s Homeless

NEWS RELEASE For immediate release September 21, 2017 COMING TOGETHER TO HELP FIND EMPLOYMENT FOR WINNIPEG’S HOMELESS The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and End Homelessness Winnipeg partner for the 6th annual CEO Sleepout WINNIPEG, MB – On October 26, 2017, CEOs …

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One Month to ManyFest: What You Can Look Forward To At Downtown’s Biggest Street Festival

Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries ManyFest is just one month away! Click here to learn about exciting highlights regarding the 2017 festival!

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Downtown Winnipeg BIZ Invests Almost $100,000 in Host It Funding for Downtown Events

Seven local festivals are receiving grants and funding to relocate, expand or create their event downtown.

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#BusIsBetter June 5-9!

The #BusIsBetter campaign returns June 5-9 with giveaways in the downtown, rewarding those who take transit during the Commuter Challenge.

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Safety & Outreach Teams Win Mayor’s BIZ Award

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ Safety & Outreach teams, the Watch and CHAT programs, were recently recognized at the Mayor’s BIZ Awards.

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Three Downtown Winnipeg Businesses Win Award

Congratulations to the three Downtown Winnipeg businesses who were just recognized for their design! Read on to discover who the winners are.

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6th ANNUAL CEO SLEEPOUT ANNOUNCED

Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and End Homelessness Winnipeg partner for the 6th Annual CEO Sleepout.

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2017 Chinatown Banner Design Revealed

MEDIA RELEASE  February 6, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2017 CHINATOWN BANNER DESIGN REVEALED Winnipeg, Manitoba – The Year of the Rooster will be as bold, bright and positive as the winning design in the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and Winnipeg Chinese Cultural …

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Over $150K in Grants Available Through Host It Downtown Events Program

In 2016, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ granted $48,000 to 21 local festivals and events. Applications are once again open for the BIZ’s Host It program.

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Snow Clearing on Sidewalks is a Top BIZ Priority

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ employs a team of 22 people and three snow plows to remove snow from downtown sidewalks, starting almost as soon as the snow starts falling!

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